Found January 18, 2013 on College Football Section:
PLAYERS: Joe PaternoBill O'Brien
Al Pacino will play the part of Joe Paterno in a new movie being produced by Edward R. Pressman. The tentative title of the film is “Happy Valley” and it is based on  Joe Posnanski’s best-seller “Paterno”. The story of Paterno’s final days are well documented so we won’t review them here, but it’s safe to say that there will be plenty of people who will both want to see this movie and definitely NOT want to see this movie. [AP] Related Posts Joe Paterno Dies at the age of 85 Mid-Week Links Joe Pa Edition Phil Knight Addresses Scandal at Joe Paterno’s Memorial Service

Legendary actor to portray Paterno

The lead in the upcoming Joe Paterno biopic has finally been cast, and unsurprisingly, the film was able to land an iconic A-list actor. 

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